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Escaped AloneSignature Theatre
Thru Nov. 3 Caryl Churchill's (Cloud 9, Top Girls) electrifying Signature debut is a caustically funny and surreal afternoon of tea and calamity.
Béla Fleck & The FlecktonesStrathmore
Mon. Dec 2 Fleck has reunited the original lineup for a very special tour.
Mark Morris Dance Group: PepperlandThe Kennedy Center
Nov. 13 – 16 New production that celebrates the 50th anniversary of the Beatles’ groundbreaking album Sgt. Pepper's Lonely Hearts Club Band.
De Sanguashington - Groovin On the PikeColumbia Pike Branch Library
Fri. Nov 1 De Sanguashington's variety of Colombian rhythms including vallenato, cumbia and tropi-pop.
Atlanta Ballet: The NutcrackerThe Kennedy Center
Nov. 27 – Dec. 1 the Kennedy Center debut of Atlanta Ballet and its extraordinary new production.
Nov. 5 – Dec. 22 Genius and jealousy collide in the opulent salons and opera houses of 18th-century Vienna.
An Evening with Chris ThileStrathmore
Tue. Nov 5 Thile transcends the borders of conventionally circumscribed genres, creating a distinctly American canon and a new musical aesthetic.
A Motown ChristmasSignature Theatre
Dec. 3 – 21 The holidays get a smooth new groove when delivered motown style in a fun, upbeat and soulful yuletide treat.
A Chorus LineSignature Theatre
Oct. 29, 2019 – Jan. 4, 2020 This non-stop showcase with one of the largest casts in Signature history is the one singular sensation for the holiday season.
Art on TapThe Art League
Fri. Nov 1 Craft beers from local breweries have been artfully paired selected artwork. Local restaurants have chosen a brew/artwork coupling to serve as their muse to create the perfect complimentary appetizer.
Step Afrika! Step XplosionStrathmore
Sun. Jan 12, 2020 Tracing step’s roots to the African American percussive traditions of patting juba, hambone, ring shout, and tap.
Emmy BlotnickAMP by Strathmore
Fri. Nov 22 Emmy Blotnick is a rising star in the comedy world.
National Philharmonic: Holiday Singin' PopsStrathmore
Fri. Dec 6
The Second City's Love, FactuallyThe Kennedy Center
Dec. 3 – 29
Washington Performing Arts: Taipei Symphony OrchestraStrathmore
Fri. Nov 15
National Philharmonic: ARRIVAL FROM SWEEDEN. The Music of ABBAStrathmore
Sat. Nov 2
Balancing BodiesThe Kennedy Center
Oct. 31 – Nov. 2
Ronald K. Brown/EVIDENCEStrathmore
Fri. Nov 8
National Philharmonic: Hallelujah! It's Handel's MessiahStrathmore
Dec. 21 – 22
NPO: Voices of Light, Richard Einhorn's score and the silent film The Passion of Joan of ArcStrathmore
Sat. Nov 23
WNO: OtelloThe Kennedy Center
Oct. 26 – Nov. 16
Washington Performing Arts: Chick Corea TrilogyStrathmore
Wed. Oct 30
Maryland Lyric Opera Orchestra with Leon FleisherStrathmore
Tue. Nov 12
Washington Performing Arts: Spektral QuartetThe Kennedy Center
Tue. Oct 29